URIS regularly organizes Ukrainian language courses, workshops, and a digital Ukraine lecture series with renowned experts from Switzerland and abroad every autumn semester.

The URIS event calendar lists all of our current activities.

Upcoming Events

Neu findet während des Herbstsemesters 2022 einen Semesterkurs "Ukrainisch III" (Online) statt!

Workshop of the Center for Eastern European Studies (CEES) at the University of Zurich on May 20, 2022.

Our URIS fellow Prof Sergiy Kudelia will join students in the spring semester 2022 in exploring the development of the political system and looking at identity politics and election campaigns since Ukraine's independence.

Past Events

On May 9 and 10, 2022, a symposium on Ukraine will be held at the University of Basel - two days full of discussions on topics related to Ukraine, with numerous renowned international guests.

The video recording of the podium discussion is now online!

CEES-Vortrag von Prof. Dr. Sergiy Kudelia in Zürich zum aktuellen russisch-ukrainischen Krieg.

In the autumn semester of 2021, URIS will offer an online lecture series on the history, politics, society and culture of Ukraine. Don't miss it!

The course of our current Fellow Mikhail Akulov will be about the different national movements within the Russian Revolution of 1917.

The research initiatives “Ukrainian Research in Switzerland” (URIS) and the “Center for Eastern European Studies” (CEES) presented together a digital workshop

URIS marked its three-year anniversary with the conference “Ukrainian Studies Today. State of the Art in Switzerland” in Basel

Die wechselvolle Geschichte der ukrainischen Hauptstadt Kyiv stand im Zentrum der Erkundungen, die die Exkursionsgruppe gemeinsam mit diversen URIS Fellows während drei Tagen machten.

The fifth URIS workshop took place in Basel on 20 May 2019

The fourth URIS workshop took place on 26 November 2018

Studienexkursion nach Lviv und die Westukraine mit anschliessender wissenschaftlicher Konferenz

The third URIS workshop took place on 16 March 2018

The second URIS workshop took place in Basel on 20 November 2017

Scholars in the humanities, cultural studies and social sciences met on 7 and 8 July 2017 in Basel for the first URIS workshop.